Although both teams “shamelessly” used electronic devices to steal signs, U.S. District Judge Jed Rakoff in Manhattan said statements by the teams and baseball commissioner Rob Manfred about the sport’s integrity did not make them liable to DraftKings participants who wagered on tainted games. … [Read more...] about U.S. judge throws out Major League Baseball sign: stealing lawsuit
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On hiatus: The outing comes after Sheen's Netflix show Grace and Frankie suspended production of its seventh and final series during the national crisis earlier this month (Sheen pictured with co-stars Lily Tomlin, Sam Waterston and Jane Fonda in March 2019) … [Read more...] about Martin Sheen, 79, wears a protective face mask and gloves as he steps out for coffee during lockdown in LA amid coronavirus pandemic
UPS AND DOWNSGary Hetherington feels promotion must stay and season may go into NEXT year … [Read more...] about Rugby league working on four potential restart dates as finals may switch
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The 2000 Ravens set that record for the Super Bowl era by allowing 2.69 yards per rush. The 2019 Ravens gave up 4.4 yards per carry, so the addition of Wolfe and Campbell would have to have a major impact in order for the team to make that kind of improvement. … [Read more...] about Derek Wolfe: Ravens will “for sure” have best DL in league
Most major economies have rolled out stimulus packages, which, if fully implemented, could in some cases exceed 15% of their GDP. India’s package as a percentage of GDP is comparable with that of China and Italy. More stimulus measures are likely in the coming days as the govt has adopted a phased rollout approach. 1) World Bank has said India needs a bigger stimulus. Support worth 0.85% of GDP has already been announced by the government. Here’s the global comparison. 2) Central banks also pitching in. Here, India’s rate cut has been the sharpest. But India’s pre-crisis rate of interest was much higher than in other countries. 3 ) Breaking down the stimulus packages, we see there are direct payments to individuals 3 & cos for immediate relief. Here again, India is expected to announce more measures. … [Read more...] about How’s India faring in global stimulus league?